Definition of newsgroup
: an electronic message board on the Internet that is devoted to a particular topic
Examples of newsgroup in a Sentence
I posted a message to a gardening newsgroup.
Recent Examples of newsgroup from the Web
In posting a document called NOTs 34 in the alt.religion.scientology newsgroup in March 1996, Henson was tangling with an enterprise that has plenty of experience striking back at critics online and off.
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First Known Use of newsgroup
NEWSGROUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of newsgroup for English Language Learners
: a place on the Internet where people can talk about a particular subject by reading and leaving messages
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